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Simon Receives Mathematical Physics Prize

10/20/2017

## Simon Receives Mathematical Physics Prize

Lorinda Dajose

Caltech mathematician Barry Simon is the recipient of the 2018 Dannie Heineman Prize for Mathematical Physics.

The Mechanical Universe Now on YouTube

12/16/2016

## The Mechanical Universe Now on YouTube

Jon Nalick

The critically acclaimed television series The Mechanical Universe… And Beyond, created at Caltech and broadcast on PBS from 1985-86, is now available in its entirety on YouTube.

Faculty Profile: Andrew Stuart

10/28/2016

## Faculty Profile: Andrew Stuart

Robert Perkins

New faculty member Andrew Stuart uses mathematics to study basic questions about how to interface sophisticated mathematical models with data.

Quantum MOOC

09/29/2016

## Quantum MOOC

Robert Perkins

Thousands of students enroll in an online course to study how the laws of quantum mechanics can be used to create secure communications.

Lifetime of Numbers: Q&A with Barry Simon

08/10/2016

## Lifetime of Numbers: Q&A with Barry Simon

Whitney Clavin

A special math conference is being held this month in honor of Barry Simon's 70th birthday.

Math and Physics Professors Named Simons Investigators

07/07/2016

## Math and Physics Professors Named Simons Investigators

Lorinda Dajose

Anton Kapustin and Vladimir Markovic will each be awarded $100,000 annually for five years as part of the fellowship.

Shou Receives Fellowship for Studies in Germany

06/09/2016

## Shou Receives Fellowship for Studies in Germany

Lorinda Dajose

Senior Laura Shou has received a Graduate Study Scholarship to pursue a master's degree in Germany.

Ooguri Receives Chunichi Award

05/11/2016

## Ooguri Receives Chunichi Award

Robert Perkins

Hirosi Ooguri, the Fred Kavli Professor of Theoretical Physics and Mathematics and founding director of the Walter Burke Institute for Theoretical Physics, will be the 2016 recipient of the Chunichi Cultural Award.

In Memoriam: Tom M. Apostol

05/09/2016

## In Memoriam: Tom M. Apostol

Lorinda Dajose

Tom M. Apostol, professor of mathematics, emeritus, passed away on May 8, 2016. He was 92.

Simon Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

11/12/2015

## Simon Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Kathy Svitil

The mathematics and theoretical physics professor has been awarded the 2016 Leroy Steele Prize by the American Mathematical Society.